Google Page Previews in Search Options Panel

Google has recently updated their search options panel to include “Page Previews”, although this can slow down your search results a little, it does give you a quick glimpse into what a site may contain. We do not always recognise a URL so nifty thumbnail may help you identify pages that have been helpful in the past of pages that just should not be on the web altogether.

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This search option also increases the amount of content in the excerpt giving you a slightly longer description. The interesting part about this description is that it seems to pull the information from different area’s of the page giving you a good idea if the site may be a spam site.

Finding the Page Preview Option

To find the “Page Preview” option, do a Google search and then locate the google show options button. Once all the additional search options appear then look down at the bottom for the “Page Previews

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  • http://seobychristopherwest.com/ Christopher West

    Nice post Brian… could be useful as it ‘expands’ the description for your site too

  • http://seobychristopherwest.com/ Christopher West

    Nice post Brian… could be useful as it ‘expands’ the description for your site too